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Australasia. The British Empire Series Vol. IV
1 Australasia. The British Empire Series Vol. IV
London Kegan Paul 1900 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
364 pp. Two foldout maps (each with a closed tear, otherwise bright, clean, undamaged). Considerable general and edgewear to cloth boards. Edges of text block stained and worn. A little foxing to first and last few pages. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "The papers comprised in these volumes were most of them given originally as lectures in the Sunday Afternoon Course at the South Place Institute, Finsbury, from 1895 to 1898, with the object of affording trustworthy information concerning the various colonies, settlements, and countries scattered over the world which go to form the whole known as 'The British Empire'." 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The House that Jack Built, Bishop, Gavin
2 Bishop, Gavin The House that Jack Built
Auckland Scholastic New Zealand 1999 186943434X / 9781869434342 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Landscape Quarto 
Extremely light wear to illustrated boards. Internally as new. "A fresh and fascinating retelling of a traditional rhyme, set in New Zealand at the turn of the 19th century." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Kea, Bird of Paradox: The Evolution and Behavior of a New Zealand Parrot, Diamond, Judy, and Alan B. Bond
3 Diamond, Judy, and Alan B. Bond Kea, Bird of Paradox: The Evolution and Behavior of a New Zealand Parrot
Berkeley and Los Angeles University of California Press 1999 0520213394 / 9780520213395 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Octavo 
230 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket; upper edge of front flap is creased. Faint smudges to fore-edge of text block. All else as new. Black-and-white drawings in the text. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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A Book of Pacific Lullabies, Duder, Tessa (editor)
4 Duder, Tessa (editor) A Book of Pacific Lullabies
Auckland HarperCollins New Zealand 2002 1869504496 / 9781869504496 First Paperback Paperback Near Fine Landscape Quarto Anton Petrov 
Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Poems by Sia Figiel, Michaelanne Forster, Margaret Mahy, Hinewehi Mohi, Joy Cowley, John Marsden, Trish Gribben, Patricia Grace, Wendy Orr, Peggy Dunstan, Joy Watson, Jocelyn Marshall, Barbara Else, Anna Maria Dell'oso, Tess Duder, Melini Fasavalu, Colin Gibson. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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5 Duff, Alan Once Were Warriors
Honolulu Talanoa / University of Hawaii Press 1994 0824815939 / 9780824815936 First North American Paperback Very Good+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
xii, 192. Light edgewear to wraps, upper front corner bumped. Small blacked-out stickers to first page and inside rear cover. Otherwise as new. Cover art by Robyn Kahukiwa. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Janet Frame: Complete Autobiography, Frame, Janet
6 Frame, Janet Janet Frame: Complete Autobiography
London The Women's Press Ltd 1998 0704346184 / 9780704346185 Reprint Paperback Near Fine Octavo 
434 pp. Just the lightest general and edgewear to covers. Internally as new. Black-and-white plates. Contains the three autobiographies, originally separately published, To the Is-Land, An Angel at My Table, and The Envoy from Mirror City. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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7 King, Michael Being Pakeha
Auckland Sceptre 1988 03409382112 Reprint Paperback Very Good 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
238 pp. Very slight edgewear. Spine uncreased. Small smudge to fore-edge. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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8 King, Michael Wrestling with the Angel
Sydney Picador 2000 0330362283 / 9780330362283 First Australian Hard Cover Very Good + Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
583 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected in clear removable sleeve, is not price clipped. Black cloth boards show wear at corners and extremities of backstrip. Illustrated with b/w plates. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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9 Marais, J. S. The Colonisation of New Zealand
London Oxford University Press 1927 Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo 
xii, 384 pp. Unclipped dustwrapper is stained, worn and chipped. Green cloth boards are a little worn, with a very small tear to the lower rear edge. Webbing showing between two signatures, but binding is otherwise solid, if a little rough. Upper edge of text block very roughly cut/torn, which helps disguise the foxing. Internally unmarked. 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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10 Oliver, W. H. & B. R. Williams (eds.) The Oxford History of New Zealand
Wellington, New Zealand Oxford University Press 1981 0195580621 / 9780195580624 First Hard Cover Good+ Good+ Ex-Library 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
xiii, 572 pp. Dustjacket, in library sleeve, is not price clipped. Library impedimentia front and rear, but internally clean and solidly bound. 
Price: 36.00 AUD
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Maori Songs of New Zealand, Siers, James, with W.T. Ngata and Sam Freedman
11 Siers, James, with W.T. Ngata and Sam Freedman Maori Songs of New Zealand
Wellington/Sydney Sevenseas Publishing Pty Ltd 1974 First Paperback Paperback Good 12 mo H. Sieben (photographs) 
164 pp. Wear to edges and corners, otherwise a nice copy of this scarce book, half profusely illustrated history, half musical notation with lyrics. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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